Venomous fish find new home

A trio of the world's most venomous fish have taken up residence in a UK sanctuary.

Venomous fish find new home
The stone fish's venomous spines can cause muscle weakness, temporary paralysis, shock and can even kill if the sting is not treated.

Weymouth Sea Life Park in Dorset has now given refuge to three of the ray-finned fish, which usually live above the Tropic of Capricorn on reef bottoms, camouflaged as rocks, where they feed on small fish and shrimps.

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Last Mod: 02 Eylül 2007, 11:51
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